Best Trail Running in Wisconsin

This list represents the most popular trail running in Wisconsin. Use this list to plan your next Wisconsin trail running trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Red Cedar State Trail

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    Menomonie, WI

    Red Cedar State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Menomonie, Wisconsin. It is 14.6 miles long and begins at 730 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 29.1 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  14.6 miles

    Red Cedar State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Menomonie, Wisconsin. It is 14.6 miles long and begins at 730 feet ...

  • #2 Chippewa River State Trail

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    Durand, WI

    Chippewa River State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Durand, Wisconsin. It is 16.8 miles long and begins at 722 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 33.7 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  16.8 miles

    Chippewa River State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Durand, Wisconsin. It is 16.8 miles long and begins at 722 feet ...

  • #3 Scuppernong Trail

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    Eagle, WI

    Some of the most scenic and peaceful stretches of woodland can be found on this hike in Kettle Moraine State Forest, with lots of massive pines and other trees along the path. The hiking area, ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Some of the most scenic and peaceful stretches of woodland can be found on this hike in Kettle Moraine State Forest, with ...

  • #4 Gallistel Woods

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    Madison, WI

    This hike explores the northern parcel of the University of Wisconsin Arboretum, near Lake Wingra. Leave the hiker trailhead, then explore some Indian mounds. After that, take off in hilly woods, ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.7 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike explores the northern parcel of the University of Wisconsin Arboretum, near Lake Wingra. Leave the hiker trailhead, ...

  • #5 Olin Park and Turville Point Conservation Park

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    Madison, WI

    Venture out to Turville Point jutting into Lake Monona, take a tour through the woods and a bit of prairie, and have a picnic with a view of the Capitol. From the trailhead, start straight ...
    •  45 mins-1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Venture out to Turville Point jutting into Lake Monona, take a tour through the woods and a bit of prairie, and have a picnic ...

  • #6 Capital City State Trail

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    Madison, WI

    Beginning at the trailhead by Dunn’s Marsh, at the same starting point as the Southwest Commuter Path hike, this is a pleasant stroll along a cycling trail that runs along the outskirts of Madison, ...
    •  2-2.5 hours
    •  4.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Beginning at the trailhead by Dunn’s Marsh, at the same starting point as the Southwest Commuter Path hike, this is a pleasant ...

  • #7 Willow Falls Trail

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    Willow River State Park, WI

    Willow Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Town of Hudson, Wisconsin. It is within Willow River State Park. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 788 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.4 ...
    •  1.2 miles

    Willow Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Town of Hudson, Wisconsin. It is within Willow River State Park. It is 1.2 miles ...

  • #8 Mcgilvray Road

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    Van Loon Wildlife Area, WI

    Mcgilvray Road is a hiking trail in La Crosse County, Wisconsin. It is within Van Loon Wildlife Area. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 655 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.7 miles ...
    •  1.4 miles

    Mcgilvray Road is a hiking trail in La Crosse County, Wisconsin. It is within Van Loon Wildlife Area. It is 1.4 miles long ...

  • #9 Chippewa River State Trail

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    WI

    Chippewa River State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Eau Claire County and Chippewa County, Wisconsin. It is 6.7 miles long and begins at 907 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  6.7 miles

    Chippewa River State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Eau Claire County and Chippewa County, Wisconsin. It is 6.7 miles ...

  • #10 Canoe Trail

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    Merrick State Park, WI

    Canoe Trail is a hiking trail in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. It is within Merrick State Park. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 656 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.3 miles with ...
    •  3.6 miles

    Canoe Trail is a hiking trail in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. It is within Merrick State Park. It is 3.6 miles long and begins ...

  • #11 Buffalo River Dnr Trail

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    Strum, WI

    Buffalo River Dnr Trail is a hiking trail in Strum, Wisconsin. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 902 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 71 ...
    •  1.9 miles

    Buffalo River Dnr Trail is a hiking trail in Strum, Wisconsin. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 902 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • #12 Lookout Trail

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    Hixon Forest, WI

    Lookout Trail is a hiking trail in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is within Hixon Forest. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 897 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation ...
    •  0.5 miles

    Lookout Trail is a hiking trail in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is within Hixon Forest. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 897 ...

  • #13 Spruce River Trail (Cfr)

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    Douglas County, WI

    Spruce River Trail (Cfr) is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Douglas County, Wisconsin. It is two miles long and begins at 1,284 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.8 miles with ...
    •  2.0 miles

    Spruce River Trail (Cfr) is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Douglas County, Wisconsin. It is two miles long and begins ...

  • #14 Red Cloud Park Trail

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    Red Cloud Park, WI

    Red Cloud Park Trail is a hiking trail in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is within Red Cloud Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 639 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with ...
    •  0.2 miles

    Red Cloud Park Trail is a hiking trail in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is within Red Cloud Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins ...

  • #15 Prospect Park Trail

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    Prospect Park, WI

    Prospect Park Trail is a hiking trail in Hudson, Wisconsin. It is within Prospect Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 901 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total ...
    •  0.2 miles

    Prospect Park Trail is a hiking trail in Hudson, Wisconsin. It is within Prospect Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at ...

  • #16 Greens Coulee Trail

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    Greens Coulee, WI

    Greens Coulee Trail is a hiking trail in Onalaska, Wisconsin. It is within Greens Coulee. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 933 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a ...
    •  0.6 miles

    Greens Coulee Trail is a hiking trail in Onalaska, Wisconsin. It is within Greens Coulee. It is 0.6 miles long and begins ...

  • #17 Burkhardt Trail

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    Willow River State Park, WI

    Burkhardt Trail is a hiking trail in Saint Croix County, Wisconsin. It is within Willow River State Park. It is two miles long and begins at 855 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 ...
    •  2.0 miles

    Burkhardt Trail is a hiking trail in Saint Croix County, Wisconsin. It is within Willow River State Park. It is two miles ...

  • #18 Stower Seven Lakes State Trail

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    Polk County, WI

    Stower Seven Lakes State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Polk County, Wisconsin. It is 11.0 miles long and begins at 971 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 22.0 miles with a total ...
    •  11.0 miles

    Stower Seven Lakes State Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Polk County, Wisconsin. It is 11.0 miles long and begins at ...

  • #19 Beef River Recreational Vehicle Trail

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    Trempealeau County, WI

    Beef River Recreational Vehicle Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 880 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  0.6 miles

    Beef River Recreational Vehicle Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin. It is 0.6 miles ...

  • #20 Stokke Trail

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    Menomonie, WI

    Stokke Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Menomonie, Wisconsin. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 823 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of ...
    •  0.9 miles

    Stokke Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Menomonie, Wisconsin. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 823 feet altitude. ...